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Flood of fire, Amitav Ghosh

Label
Flood of fire
Title
Flood of fire
Statement of responsibility
Amitav Ghosh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is 1839 and tension has been rapidly mounting between China and British India following the crackdown on opium smuggling by Beijing. With no resolution in sight, the colonial government declares war. One of the vessels requisitioned for the attack, the Hind, travels eastwards from Bengal to China, sailing into the midst of the First Opium War. The turbulent voyage brings together a diverse group of travelers, each with their own agenda to pursue
Cataloging source
CaOAUW
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1956-
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Ghosh, Amitav
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Opium trade
  • China
  • India
Label
Flood of fire, Amitav Ghosh
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Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
614 p.
Isbn
9780670066667
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 158892
  • 783846
Label
Flood of fire, Amitav Ghosh
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
614 p.
Isbn
9780670066667
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • 158892
  • 783846

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